Recent Media Coverage

A chronological list of CMC’s media coverage, including links to each available article or feature.

Teaching of refugees, immigrants moves online for Catherine McAuley Center

UWECI Connects To Bring Culturally Appropriate Food To Homes During The Pandemic – June 23rd, 2020

Anne Dugger ’18 MAEd uses the knowledge she gained in Mount Mercy’s master’s of arts in education degree every day as she serves the Cedar Rapids community and impacts the lives on immigrants – June 2020

Understanding vulnerable populations during the pandemic – May 14th, 2020

Cedar Rapids project feeds people ‘falling through the cracks’ during pandemic – May 6th, 2020

Catherine McAuley Center works to adapt and support – April 16th, 2020

Teaching of refugees, immigrants moves online for Catherine McAuley Center – March 24th, 2019

2020 Resolution: Keep Eastern Iowa a welcoming place – December 29th, 2019

Black Hawk County agrees to accept refugees – December 24th, 2019

Reynolds Consents To Further Refugee Resettlement But Questions Program, While Advocates Defend It – December 24th, 2019

Baby Jesus was a refugee. Refugees in Iowa right now need your help – December 24th, 2019

Supervisors approve refugee support letter – December 10th, 2019

Everyday Heroes: For immigrants who arrived an Iowa, she’s a friend and advocate – December 4th, 2019

Comment Corner – Mercy: A Medical Center/Community Resource and Support – November 2019

Starting the Next Chapter– November 5th, 2019

Comment Corner – Mercy News to You – November 1st, 2019

Hiawatha Public Library collecting feminine hygiene products for ‘Positively Periods’ drive – October 24th, 2019

The importance of literacy – October 8th, 2019

Agencies in Linn County call for more affordable housing options – October 7th, 2019

Refugee Program grows, thanks to Google award – October 7th, 2019

Catherine McAuley Center kicks off $5.5M capital campaign – September 30th, 2019

Tight McAuley Center Finds Room to Grow – September 25th, 2019

‘A place of welcome’ expands its facility for the corridor – September 24th, 2019

McAuley center starts fundraising for improvements – September 24th, 2019

Community of Dreamers grant program returns for third consecutive year – September 9th, 2019

Circle the City with Mercy works on wheelchair ramps this year – July 24th, 2019

High school students create 20-plot garden for refugees living in Hiawatha – July 5th, 2019